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Tips for iBooks Managment

iBooks is an amazing way to download and read books. iBooks includes the iBooks Store, where you can download the latest best-selling books or your favourite classics — day or night. Browse your library on a beautiful bookshelf, tap a book to open it, flip through pages with a swipe or a tap, and bookmark or add notes to your favourite passages. So iBooks is a necessary for any iOS device, iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad.

1. iBooks does not sync, how to fix that?

By now, you’re probably having a sizable collection of iBooks which you read. Or may be you’re just starting out with iBooks and your collection is growing with all the new books you found on the iBooks store. One of the coolest features of iBooks is that you can read something on your iPhone 5 and then pick it up from where you left on the iPad. If you want to enjoy this fun, you need to enable iBooks sync feature by going to Settings -> iBooks, setting Sync Collections to ON.

But then, there are cases and instances where iBooks doesn’t sync. It just doesn’t work. So how do you fix that? Here’s the basic stuff to make sure iBooks syncs across all your iOS devices:

  • iBooks syncs via your Apple ID used in the App Store/iBooks store. It has no relation to iCloud so no matter what your iCloud sync is set up to, iBooks doesn’t play a part in it. So in order to make sure your iBooks are synced across all your iOS devices, you need to first make sure your iBooks account on iDevices has the same Apple ID logged in.
  • You might have to make sure iBooks sync is enabled. Since the options aren’t available in iCloud settings, you have to go to: Settings -> iBooks
  • Make sure that Sync Bookmarks and Sync Collections are turned ON.

2. I have plenty of ePub/PDFs in my pc, how to add them to my iBooks?

iTunes is a suitable choice for you to add ePub/PDFs to your iBooks. Since iTunes is not all uers' choice, we now provide a new way to transfer your ePub/PDF s from pc to iBooks. All you need is freeware Syncios!

Step 1: Download and install Syncios.

Download Download Syncios for mac

Step 2: Connect your iPod Touch/iPhone/iPad with pc, launch Syncios.

launch Syncios

Step 3: Click Ebook tab, click Import to add ePub/PDFs to your iBooks.

add pdfs to iBooks

Step 4: Enjoy the ePub/PDF in iBooks of your iPod Touch/iPhone/iPad!

enjoy pdfs in iBooks

Things you need to know about Syncios:

  • Compatible with Win 8, Win 10, latest iOS 8, iOS 9 new feature and iTunes 12;
  • Transfer Music, Audiobook, Ringtones, Voice Memos;
  • Backup Contacts, Messages, Notes, Bookmarks;
  • Transfer Movies, TV shows, Music Videos, Podcasts;
  • Manage Images, Photos, Camera shot files;
  • Access iOS devices to manage Apps;
  • Transfer Ebooks between iOS devices and PC
  • Add or delete Playlist for iPod/iPhone/iPad;
  • Create iPhone ringtones & convert audio/video files;
  • Access & transfer system files of your iOS devices.

Download Download Syncios for mac

iBooks Manager

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